Prevalence of Scoliosis among Primary School Children Aged 12-14 Years Living in a Town in Western Turkey


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IBISOGLU Y. U. , CALIS F. A. , On A.

TURKIYE FIZIKSEL TIP VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION, cilt.58, ss.109-113, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 58 Konu: 2
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4274/tftr.98704
  • Dergi Adı: TURKIYE FIZIKSEL TIP VE REHABILITASYON DERGISI-TURKISH JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL MEDICINE AND REHABILITATION
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.109-113

Özet

Objective: To find out the prevalence of scoliosis in 12-14 years old children attending to primary schools in the town of Bornova, Izmir, Turkey, to render possible the early diagnosis of scoliosis and to create a database for our department.